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the minnesota review (2018) 2018 (91): 56–67.
Published: 01 November 2018
...Herschel Farbman Socrates haunts apologies for the humanities, and the ghost is not entirely benevolent. This essay emphasizes the dangers he represents, not because it is any more possible to banish Socrates in death than it was in life, but in order to bring his great lucidity about the dangers...
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the minnesota review (2014) 2014 (83): 33.
Published: 01 November 2014
...Marty Cain © 2014 Marty Cain 2014 Marty Cain Father Apologized and his kids were silent. Father cracked his heelbone and his kids were silent. The kids cracked their knuckles. The grass was silent. The father apologized to the grass by taking it between his lips. The grass flossed...
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the minnesota review (2006) 2006 (65-66): i.
Published: 01 November 2006
... © 2006 the minnesota review 2006 Errata In the minnesota review n.s. 63-4, the author of the story "Hunter's Crossing" was misidentified as Amy Day Wilkerson. Her name is actually Amy Day Wilkinson. We sincerely apologize for this error and would like to announce that "Hunter's...
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the minnesota review (2006) 2006 (67): i.
Published: 01 November 2006
... apologize for the error. ...
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the minnesota review (2017) 2017 (89): 30.
Published: 01 November 2017
... speak this language of apology, of small desperate joints asking the sheetrock to stop closing in on a man. We hear the narrow cabinet open. We are high up the walnut tree, above the well rebuilt after summer hail. The point of the old pine lies on its side...
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the minnesota review (2013) 2013 (81): 18–19.
Published: 01 November 2013
... in America should have to apologize for making a living—  This is her black night. Smoke curling out the window. Doesn’t every story have the fight or flight chapter? Poor pop song in the dark. Poor painted face on the glass hovering over the landscape. Poor highway of few...
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the minnesota review (2015) 2015 (84): 30–43.
Published: 01 May 2015
... your appetite and return your burrito to the bag, still wrapped, and feel that this is the best decision you’ve made in months. Mira shows no such restraint. After offering an apology to the animal that gave its life to feed her, Mira attacks her meal with gusto, making satisfied...
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the minnesota review (2014) 2014 (82): 54–56.
Published: 01 May 2014
... touched, and regretted that physical contact was so fraught with tension and repressive impulses. The man said that the apology was not a sign of repression but rather a means of repairing and reaf- firming a social agreement governing the use of public spaces such as trains; people...
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the minnesota review (2013) 2013 (81): 54–56.
Published: 01 November 2013
... (2013) DOI 10.1215/00265667-2331859  © 2013 Jacob Newberry 54 Newberry  55 no point in shouting. A few of the other times it had happened he’d apologized to me, but this time he didn’t. I knew the drill. He drove up to the emergency room, and I ran...
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the minnesota review (2020) 2020 (94): 13–21.
Published: 01 May 2020
... of a pincushion. Years later, in high school, whenever I ran into him, he d make me touch the little dark spot on his head where the graphite was still lodged. I think he wanted me to apologize, but the best I could do was remove my pocketknife and o er to cut that old pencil lead out of him. e day I stabbed him...
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the minnesota review (2009) 2009 (71-72): 15–24.
Published: 01 May 2009
... home early, and Nikki arrived frazzled and apologizing profusely to Georgia, whose general unflappability only made her prattle on more. Raindrops the size of cashews pelt the window, snaking down tall sheets of glass painted with chipped and faded red letters...
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the minnesota review (2021) 2021 (97): 30–39.
Published: 01 November 2021
... replace the real thing, and I had carelessly lost it. H ighm hm-heigh, I told her. You re what? H igh h ont h um h oo. What? I don t understand. Just She took my notebook and began flipping through it, trying to find the night of our anniversary. She passed over an apology I had written her, a l...
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the minnesota review (2007) 2007 (69): 163–168.
Published: 01 November 2007
..., and friends, I did just that. As I finished the talk, I looked out at the stunned but attentive audience. What would happen next? Would Saul deny the conversation? Get angry and attack me? Or would he suddenly understand what he had done and apologize? Sadly, he did...
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the minnesota review (2013) 2013 (81): 29–34.
Published: 01 November 2013
... person manages to catch your eye and angrily glare at you. The Unknown Man is a sheepish smile, one that pulls back against the facial muscles, creates wan dimples. The Unknown Man smile begins like the bouquet of a fine wine, a top layer of shy apology, and under- neath a blowzy innocence of any...
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the minnesota review (2015) 2015 (85): 6–11.
Published: 01 November 2015
... stoked our campfire by hefting the bodies of over a dozen of your sol- diers onto the pyre. Jacinto knew he’d never get a good night’s sleep until he apologized, so he stuck out his hand and offered a side of his face for Camilo to cut, his spilled blood a fair price for the humilia- tion caused...
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the minnesota review (2011) 2011 (76): 5–12.
Published: 01 May 2011
.... If Igra came home, it would be on his own, only after he had apologized. I think that hurt stayed with him. Killed him one day.” Another gush of wind, stronger, weaved towards where they sat. They smelled something strong. “I’m sure Igra didn’t mean to force things this way,” said Sarla...
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the minnesota review (2009) 2009 (71-72): 211–219.
Published: 01 May 2009
... of twenty-first-century cultural critique. (Forgive the promo.) I see myself as both an insider and a populizer. I make no apologies to my hierophantic colleagues. At the moment I’m happily completing work on an updated version of the Norton Anthology of Theory and Criticism, Second Edition...
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the minnesota review (2013) 2013 (81): 37–45.
Published: 01 November 2013
... offered, my father had left qui- etly. I never dreamed that scene, but I’d imagined it enough times awake. If I dared, I could write it in my journal as one of the fakes: Principal Riccobono apologizing, explaining how careful an institu- tion of education has to be these days: My hands are tied...
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the minnesota review (2012) 2012 (78): 8–15.
Published: 01 May 2012
...,” Bev’s dad says. “Look, Jake,” Walter’s dad says, “Either way, it’s my kid’s bike, and he wants it back now.” “Sure,” says Bev’s dad. But then he doesn’t step aside. “Just apologize to my kid for saying he’s a liar.” Walter’s dad gives him this awful look, like he’s trying to eat...
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the minnesota review (2010) 2010 (75): 33–41.
Published: 01 November 2010
... way I was when I first saw her. I never thought I’d get used to looking at the crater on the side of her face where they took out half her cheekbone and ear to remove her tumor. “Sorry,” Ivan says. At first I think, why ishe apologizing? Then I realize he’s...